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Slum Village’s new Jay Dee produced single, “Yes Yes,” was premiered over a week ago by Noisey and has since amassed nearly 100K plays on Soundcloud. “Yes Yes” was released to pay tribute too the worldwide celebration of Dilla’s birthday and ‘Dilla Day Detroit 2014’ which took place in Detroit on February 7th, 2014 and featured live performances from a host of internationally acclaimed artists including DJ Premier, Pete Rock, De La Soul, Slum Village, Phife Dawg and Guilty Simpson.

Today, Slum Village and Yancey Media Group in conjunction with J Dilla’s family has announced that “Yes Yes” is now available on iTunes and all of the proceeds from the track will go directly to Dilla’s children. In a personal statement, Joylette (the mother of Dilla’s youngest daughter Ja’ May Yancey) states “I would like to thank everyone for the love and support and Slum Village and Yancey Media Group for donating the proceeds from this single to Dilla’s daughters.”

Slum Village’s (Jay Dee, Illa J, Young RJ & T3) “Yes Yes” is now available on iTunes.

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U kratkom razgovoru za stranicu Woo i Stole govore o domaćoj sceni i nadolazećem koncertu u Frankfurtu. Intervju pročitajte ovdje.

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mc melodee

“MC Melodee – In My Zone” is the 1st EP out of 3 that will be released this year. This EP brings you different vibes: some classic, raw bangers & some fresh 2014 tunes. It has productions on it by established names like Chuck Inglish, Like (Pac Div) & Cookin’ Soul, but it also introduces new names like Brady James & D. Unison. Feliciana is backing it up on the vocals. Fresh artwork by Twan Rijven & Tim Chezko.

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Kamera/montaža: Branislav Vončina Photography
Instrumental: Kool G Rap & DJ Polo – Ill Street Blues

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Check out Micah’s remix of Chance The Rapper’s track 14,400 Minutes.

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Dizzy Wright comes through to Double G News to blaze up with Nemo Hoes and talk about what he’s got going on, and bald eagles! Dizzy Wright reveals he’s met Nemo Hoes before, and the name of his first song! Only on this very special episode of GGN that y’all been waiting for.

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DJ Sweap & DJ Pfund 500 vs. Goldfinger Brorhers (Free Mixtape)

Stream and download the mixtape below and hit continue reading to check out the tracklist.

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pyramid vritra

Stream the album below. Indra produced and performed by Pyramid Vritra.

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This is the first episode of “Trouble In The Neighborhood” a short video series about the making of Rapper Big Pooh’s and Roc C album of the same name.

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REKS and Hazardis Soundz continue to prepare for there full length album Eyes Watching God by leaking another heater titled “54”. On this track, REKS unleashes 54 bars over a smooth, horn driven beat by Hazardis Soundz. Look for this collaborative LP in Spring 2014.

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